Dr. Richard Covin, MD


Ophthalmology | Male

Dr. Richard Covin, MD
Dr. Richard Covin, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Lubbock, TX. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

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    Dr. Covin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
    •  No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  Sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for Texas.

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    • 1

      Dr. Covin has received 1 sanction

      What is a sanction or disciplinary action
      • Physical or Mental Condition (2/4/2011)
      • Action Taken: Surrender
      • Summary: Dr. Richard Michael Covin; License # J6093

        Nature of Complaint:

        The physician has a history of bipolar disorder. The physician was convicted of a misdemeanor in 2004, brandishing a firearm. In 2005, the physician was arrested for burglary of a barn owned by his ex-wife, in which the charges were dismissed, and was also arrested in WA for criminal trespass.

        Action Taken:

        The Texas Medical Board Orders that the voluntary and permanent Surrender of the physician’s license should be, and is, accepted by the Board.

      • State: Texas
    • 0
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    • Medical School
      New York Medical College

      Graduated in 1990

    • Residency Hospital
      St Vincent's Hsp and M C Ny
      Tx Tech University Health Science Center

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    • Ophthalmology

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